Jean Jacques Schaffner
Jean Jacques Schaffner, born in Basel, Switzerland, in 1954, studied graphic design at Basel Art School. This was followed by further training as a photographer and as a TV music director as well as study stays in Paris, London, San Francisco and at the University of Utah. In 1976, he founded Schaffner & Conzelmann Designersfactory in Basel, a full-service communication and design agency and one of the most renowned agencies in Switzerland. Its client portfolio comprises all segments of the economy, public and cultural institutions as well as NGOs. From 2000 to 2003, Jean Jacques Schaffner was president of the European Packaging Design Association. He has also been a member of many design juries.